Auxin Herbicide Required Training
All persons planning to apply dicamba (Engenia, FeXapan, or XtendiMax) to Xtend cotton or soybeans or 2,4-D (Enlist Duo or Enlist One) to Enlist cotton or soybeans must complete the mandatory training Auxin Herbicides –Best Management Practices prior to use in 2019.
The dicamba products (Xtendimax, Fexapan, and Engenia) will all be classified as Federal Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs). RUPs can only be sold by Licensed Pesticide Dealers and can only be purchased by licensed/certified (commercial and private) applicators. These products can now only be applied by licensed/certified (commercial and private) applicators.
Here are the schedule and locations of training.
An additional training session (not posted to the link above) will take place at 1 p.m., March 6, 2019, at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cherokee County Center, 40 Peachtree St., Murphy, NC 28906.